IUC 26 EXHIBITOR PANEL
San Jose, California
September 7-10, 2004
TEXT TEXIN (MODERATOR) - XENCRAFT
Intended Audience: All Conference Attendees
Vendors of tools, products and services for the internationalization and localization markets will present the latest advances in their technologies and methodologies and describe the challenges that face the industry.
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The panel presentations and presenters are as follows.
Topic: Antenna House Xsl Formatter
Presenter: Michael Miller
Title: Vice President
Antenna House's XSL Formatter V3.2 is a powerful software package that can transform XML into PDF, print and screen outputs. Built around Unicode and the XSL-FO (Formatting Objects) Standard, Formatter first transforms the XML file according to the rules described in the XSL stylesheet. Formatter then interprets the XSL-FO to render the document contents to the desired output. XSL Formatter fully supports multilingual publishing requirements, including the complexities of double-byte languages (Chinese, Japanese), right-to-left languages (Hebrew, Arabic) and languages with difficult hyphenation rules (Thai). Formatter is in use around the world and is available for Windows, Unix and Linux.
THE LANGUAGE TECHNOLOGY CENTER, LTD.
Topic: Project Management
Presenter: Nile Younis
Title: Sales Manager
Phone: +44 208 549 6267
Fax: +44 208 974 6994
The LTC Organiser is a unique and innovative business process management and workflow control software system, which supports and facilitates multilingual projects. It was developed according to the requirements of The Language Technology Centre's comprehensive multilingual activities, and reflects years of experience in managing interpreting, language training, large scale multilingual translation and software localisation projects. This software is therefore of considerable use to Language Industry worldwide. It ensures transparency in organisations of any size and reduces management time and costs by up to 50%.
Topic: Globalyzer: Adaptable Internationalization Software
Presenter: Adam Asnes
Phone: 303 444-8020
Fax: 303 484-2447
LingoPort's Globalyzer software helps engineers find and fix internationalization issues across popular programming languages and Operating Systems. Our internationalization services help companies' products become world-ready quickly and efficiently.
Presenter: Jari Sarras
Phone: +358 2515 1119
Fax: +358 2515 1200
Topic: Streamlining Translation for All Types of Content
Presenter: Steve Traplin
MultiCorpora is the provider of MultiTrans™, a translation support and language management solution that has helped language-industry professionals and global organizations such as UNESCO, The Government of Canada, Pfizer, and Eli Lilly to dramatically improve cycle time and consistency for all types of multilingual content. MultiTrans™ provides authors, translators, terminologists and content consumers with unparalleled capabilities for translation support, language comprehension and terminology management.
PASS ENGINEERING GMBH
Topic: What's New In Passolo 5
Presenter: Florian Sachse
Title: Managing Director
PASS Engineering is a leading provider of visual localization tools and technologies. Enterprises across the globe benefit from the quality, consistency and reliability of PASS's localization technologies. Providing comprehensive support for all the major development and localization platforms, including Windows, Java, .NET, XML/XLIFF, and Borland VCL, PASS Engineering is widely recognized as the technological leader in software localization.
Topic: China as a Globalization Outsource Center
Presenter: Joel Douglas
Low bill rates, world-class engineering skills and native double-byte expertise are making China THE destination of choice for companies looking to outsource software development, globalization and testing work. China has an abundant supply of talented engineers, with almost as many engineering degrees granted in China in 2002 as in the United States. Additionally, over 1/3 of the Chinese nationals that received degrees overseas are returning home, bringing with them not only education, but also Western business experience. Salaries in China are, on average, below that of other major offshore outsourcing centers. And, unlike those in India or Europe, Chinese engineers natively program in double-byte, which can be of critical importance to companies localizing software for deployment in the large (and growing) CCJK market. English language skills are burgeoning in China, with national competitions being held and primary schools holding classes in English. Also, the Chinese government has made amazing improvements in the communications and transportation infrastructure.
But while it is easy for companies like IBM and Microsoft to simply set up shop there, mid-level and smaller companies need to find other ways to take advantage of what China has to offer. Launching a successful outsourcing project in China is not without its challenges.
In this Session, Joel Douglas will give an overview of China designed for the VP of Product Development who is trying to establish a relationship with Chinese partners. He will provide a checklist and high-level best practices for successfully outsource product development and Globalization to China.
Topic: Asian Localization
Presenter: Daniel Carter
Title: International Business Director
Phone: +31 297 212091
Fax: +31 297 212086
The Toin Corporation is one of the most respected and leading
full service localization firms in Asia. For more than 40 years Toin is a solid
partner when it comes to adding the Asian perspective to your products, marketing
collateral and in- and external communications. Many global 1000 companies
are using Toin as their full-service localization provider and are very successful
at this moment in Asia.
VENTURI TECHNOLOGY PARTNERS GLOBALIZATION DIVISION
Internationalization and localization staffing and outsourcing solutions.
CLIENTSIDE NEWS LLC
Presenter: Maryse Benhoff
Phone: 514-376-7919, 800-870-7919
IUC26 at a Glance
New and Proposed Standards
• Unicode 4.0.1
• Internationalizing Web and Mail Addresses
• Language Tags
Common Locale Data Repository
• Windows, Java, .Net, ICU, Mac OSX
• Complex scripts
Showcase and more!
Key Cut-off Dates
Printed tutorial proceedings option:
August 6, 2004
August 18, 2004
August 18, 2004
September 7-10, 2004
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